Top Quotes About Anything
We all know here that the law is the most powerful of schools for the imagination. No poet ever interpreted nature as freely as a lawyer interprets the truth.
I draw what I feel, which is no more than doing my job.
It is living and ceasing to live that are imaginary solutions. Existence is elsewhere.
I knew that God put me on this earth to be on the radio.
After I got this job at the syndicate, I started sending them money so they could go on trips and do the things they could never afford to do. All the while, I never knew that my mother was socking money away.
The impossible talked of is less impossible from the moment words are laid to it.
I’m a guy who just wanted to see his name in the lineup everyday. To me, baseball was a passion to the point of obsession.
Republicans are for both the man and the dollar, but in case of conflict the man before the dollar.
If you talk bad about country music, it’s like saying bad things about my momma. Them’s fightin’ words.
During my 21 years of playing cricket, I have never been approached by anyone or offered a bribe.
You can say that Wayne Coyne sounds like Neil Young.
I have always liked a challenge.
We got on American Bandstand, where kids would dance to a record and then rate it. We called ourselves Tom and Jerry. I was Jerry.
The world, as a rule, does not live on beaches and in country clubs.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
I used to go with him and I’d sometimes play, take over from him. That was my first taste of the music business, I suppose, but I was also in the youth orchestra at Johnston Grammar.
God sleeps in the minerals, awakens in plants, walks in animals, and thinks in man.
Your primary presumption that The Bridge was proffered as an epic has no substantial foundation. You know quite well that I doubt that our present stage of cultural development is so ordered yet as to provide the means or method for such an organic manifestation as that.
There are some lawyers who think of themselves as basically instruments of whoever their clients are, and they pride themselves on their professional craft.
Flowers are happy things.
P. G. Wodehouse
Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death.
Movies are art and the spirit of the movie depends on the creators.
The only thing that I’d rather own than Windows is English, because then I could charge you two hundred and forty-nine dollars for the right to speak it.
Whatever you have, spend less.
William Samuel Johnson
I intend to be me. Whatever that is.
I am on my way to Ghana tomorrow morning and you just need to know that this Administration is very focused on doing all we can to promote economic development in this part of the world, in Africa, throughout Africa, North Africa and sub-Saharan Africa.
I was always looking for the most dramatic emphasis.
I present myself to you in a form suitable to the relationship I wish to achieve with you.
But, you know, you can’t be a star at home.
I know Koufax’ weakness. He can’t hit.
Imagine my surprise when, after a lifetime of teaching me to keep personal things to myself, Mom insisted my drawings were the start of a comic strip for millions of people to enjoy.
This evening I wish to suggest that we Christians should accompany people on their pilgrimages. Specifically we should travel with people as they search for the good, the true and the beautiful.
Bill Clinton was in the line of great progressive presidents who faced the realities in his own time and applied innovative solutions to problems.
Artists, no matter how good their intentions, are always slower than they think.
Next to the striking of fire and the discovery of the wheel, the greatest triumph of what we call civilization was the domestication of the human male.
I don’t think homosexuality is a choice. Society forces you to think it’s a choice, but in fact, it’s in one’s nature. The choice is whether one expresses one’s nature truthfully or spends the rest of one’s life lying about it.
One can be instructed in society, one is inspired only in solitude.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
He knows not his own strength that hath not met adversity.
I’d rather have huge success and huge failures than travel in the middle of the road.
Sad things happen. They do. But we don’t need to live sad forever.
The laws of probability, so true in general, so fallacious in particular.
Ideas are one thing and what happens is another.
There was so much that you could do, instead of looking for things that you couldn’t do.
It’s been made clear to all of us that a player should never leave the playing field and go into the stands.
If you cannot be a poet, be the poem.
No one can have a higher opinion of him than I have, and I think he’s a dirty little beast.
The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.
Great players are willing to give up their own personal achievement for the achievement of the group. It enhances everybody.
One who is too insistent on his own views, finds few to agree with him.
My experience has been that work is almost the best way to pull oneself out of the depths.
So if I keep making mistakes on Broadway or tape or film, producing, directing or acting, I can go along and do it – so long as I’m not investing too much capital in these things.
In the final analysis, it is your decision to make, but it doesn’t move as fast as I’d like it to move.